Running festival in COVID time

The Runners’ Festival 2020 will be held on the third weekend of July, as usual. However, due to Covid-19 we will have to make some alterations this year.  Note also that should there be a recurrence of the epidemic here in Iceland, further restrictions or even a cancellation will have to be considered. Water stationsThere…

Registration has started

Registration for Hlaupahatid 2019 has started and the link is here on the right. There is one one event this year, Skálavikurhjólreiðar but that is held on the Thursday at the same time as the Skálavíkurhlaup

Hlaupahatid finished

Now the Hlaupahatid á Vestfjordum is finished this year and we would like to thank all the participants that came to the festival. All the results are here Pictures from the festival are at our facebook page and more will be there shortly Hlaupahatid 2019 will be held 18-21 of july  


Here below are informations for participants, there you can see all information about this weekend. Hlaupahátíð á Vestfjörðum 2018 – english If there is something you are not sure of just send us email to and we will try to assist you

Rules for mininum age and time limits

Our rules regarding minimum age for each competition are based on the rules of the Icelandic Track and Field Association, as well as our own experience. They are as follows:   Skálavíkurhlaup 13 km:                 12 years (born 2006) Skálavíkurhlaup 20 km:                 16 years (born 2002) Sea swimming:                                 16 years (born 2002) Arnarneshlaup 10…


Pre-registration will end at noon on Wednesday, July 11. After that, registration will be possible as follows: Thursday, July 12 from 17:00: Registration and bib handout at the Bolungarvík sports hall. Note that this is for the Skálavík run only. Friday, July 13 at 11:00-19:00: Registration and bib handout at CraftSport, Austurvegur 2, Ísafjörður. For…


The registration for the Running festival 2018 is now open here on our website. There is a new event on our programm, Skálavíkurhlaup, and it will take place on thursday the 12th of july. It will start in Skálavik and end in Bolungarvik. You can choose from approx. 13 km run og 20 km run,…


The registration for the Running festival 2018 is now open. We have added one event this year and it will be held on Thursday the 12th of July. It is a run from Skálavík til Bolungarvik and it is a trail run. You can choose from appr. 13 km run or 20 km run.